As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a man belonging to a f. Fms. vii. 252, Sturl. iii. 242.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᚢᚴᚴᛋ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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